Skilling snack: Windows 365 or Azure Virtual Desktop
Published Mar 09 2023 03:00 PM 19.5K Views

Small and large businesses today need a productive and secure cloud virtualization space. Windows 365 Cloud PCs and Azure Virtual Desktop VDI resources are that! Whether your organization has already chosen a solution or not, quench your appetite for the latest best practices with this week’s selection.

Start at the top for side-by-side comparisons of Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365 or jump right into the solution that fits your interest.

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Manage Cloud PCs and Virtual Desktops - Training

Explore the differences between Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365 so you better understand how to configure and provision both solutions. Learn how to use Intune to manage Azure Virtual Desktops and Windows 365 cloud PCs.

(18 mins)

AVD + Windows 365 + MEM + Intune + ConfigMgr + Administrator + VM + Device Image + Provisioning + Resize


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Understanding Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365 for hybrid work

How can Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365 Cloud PCs meet your organizational needs? Dive into the IT admin experience of each product and the choices you’ll need to make before, during, and after deployment.

(21 mins)

AVD + Windows 365 + VM + VDI + AADJ + HAADJ + Intune + SaaS


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Azure Virtual Desktop Essentials | Intro and Full Tour

Take a tour of the essentials for Azure Virtual Desktop! See what it is, how it works, and your options for configuring the service as an administrator to meet your organization's needs.

(7 mins)

AVD + VM + Remote Apps + UX + Azure Monitor + Diagnostics + Azure AD + Security + Mac + iOS + Android


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Deploy Azure Virtual Desktop with the getting started feature

Quickly deploy Azure Virtual Desktop with the getting started feature in the Azure portal. Review the prerequisites, deployment steps, connection guidance, the resources that are deployed, clean-up resources, and next steps in this official documentation.

(24 mins)



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Windows 365, your Cloud PC | What it is, how it works, and how to set it up

Visualize the end-user and IT experience with Windows 365. As a fully managed service, assign and configure Cloud PCs using familiar tools like Microsoft Intune.

(14 mins)

Cloud PC + Connection Speed + MEM + Azure AD + Provisioning Policies + Analytics + MFA + Security Baselines



What's new and how to deploy Windows 365 Business

Learn how to quickly create and enroll Windows 365 Business Cloud PCs into Intune for advanced device management. Learn about the various internal feedback channels to stay in touch.

(17 mins)

Cloud PC + SMB + MEM + AADJ + M365 Admin Center + Feedback

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